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Description: Interior view of the Milwaukee Public Library. Note below the image reads: " Milwaukee Public Library, Children's Room." There are reading tables and chair...
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: From Government Pier, looking at downtown Milwaukee.
Date: date unknown
Description: Interior view of Public Museum. Focuses on display area in center of room that contains skeletal remains and tortoise shells.
Description: Exterior of the school with a man standing on the sidewalk in front of the three-story building spraying the lawn with a hose. A group of people are in fr...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Elevated exterior view of the Wells Building.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Now Wisconsin Avenue. Horse-drawn vehicles are on the road.
Description: Vel Phillips in the Milwaukee Common Council chamber. Also pictured are Arthur Rynders from the Waterworks Department, Lloyd D. Knapp from the Public Works...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Library in the home of John Johnston (1836-1904), a successful Milwaukee banker, located at 645 Franklin Place, also known as "The Lion House." The dining...
Description: Jackson Street. On top of the building is a sign that reads "Orphan Asylum".
Description: Artist's rendering of the outfield view at Miller Park Stadium.
Description: View of the spire of the Soldiers Home over treetops.
Date: 1971 before
Description: Vel Phillips sitting at her desk in the Milwaukee Common Council chamber. Other council members are sitting at their desks around her.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Stereograph view of Wisconsin Street in the 100 block; the Birchard Furniture store on the corner was at 121 and 123 Wisconsin Street. Text on the image re...
Description: Stereograph; image of building before it was destroyed by fire in 1905. View from across the street. Two small groups of children sit on both sides of the...
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: Snapshot of a young man with two young women chatting on Wisconsin Street. The scene is near the Grand Avenue bridge which appears in the background.
Description: Fountain in center, with trees along the border of the small square. A man sits on a bench and children are on the left. The courthouse is visible in the b...
Description: Chromolithograph poster advertising a Milwaukee Mardi Gras celebration, arranged by the Turnverein and Milwaukee Musical Societies, and held at the Exposit...
Description: Elevated view of demonstration ranch type frame residence under construction within an auditorium, presumably in Milwaukee, for some type of trade show....
Date: 1910-08-31 ca.
Description: Looking northwest on Fond du Lac Avenue from W. Walnut Street. Building with awning that says "1220 Zautcke Bros." Streetcars, pedestrians and horse-drawn...
Description: A large crowd of children are gathered outside the Alhambra theater. The children, all boys, fill the sidewalk, and are being herded by a man on the left....
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